Raising a Socially Conscious Child

Raising a Socially Conscious Child

When you hold your child in your arms for the first time, you pray with all your heart that they may not experience any pain and hurt, that they may always have comfort and solace, and that the ugliness of the world does not tarnish them and their innocence. ...
I am yelling all day long!

I am yelling all day long!

Dear Kisa, I feel like I am yelling at my child all day long. I try my best to treat her like a person and be respectful, but it is exhausting! I worry that I am ruining her, please help me, I don’t know what to do. Sincerely,  A guilty momma Dear Guilty...
Constantly Fighting!

Constantly Fighting!

Dear Kisa, I have a very strained relationship with my mother, we do not get along, it feels like she never understands my perspective, it truly would be easier if I didn’t speak to her at all, as every conversation we have turns into a fight. I love her, but I...

Sleep or Worship?

Dear Kisa I am a stay at home mom and my children wake up (at what feels like) the crack of dawn. Now that the nights of Laylat al-Qadr are here, should I sleep all night or sleep early, what should I prioritize? Or should I make my children stay up with me and at...

Do I Go To the Masjid with a Rowdy Child?!

Dear Kisa,  I want to go to the masjid for the nights of Laylatul Qadr and be able to do my aʿmāl in the congregation but my child, especially late at night, can be very disruptive and possibly a bother to the others who are trying to also complete their aʿmāl,...